There are several reasons for the increased interest in character education, including concern about teen crime and sexual promiscuity and a realization of the need for basic human values, which other methods of moral education such as values clarification
and cognitive developmentalism do not address because they are not focused on particular virtues and character qualities.
is a key component of individual attitudes in the area of career development and ought to be strongly considered when making career decisions (MacKay-Lassonde, 1996).
More attention needs to be given to the role of values in people's belief systems and the application of both planful and intuitive decision making, in the context of values clarification
, to facilitate clients' choices across multiple and changing career-life roles.
Within this review of the literature, five sections are presented: (a) education and moral development, (b) values clarification
, (c) values clarification
and leisure education, (d) theoretical foundation, (e) effects of moral discussion interventions, and (f) moral development and leisure leisure education.
exercises may consist of a list of statements that make an evaluative judgment.
Not only must schools teach self-discipline, but also incorporate exercises concerning morality and values clarification
into the existing curriculum.
In our public schools, the atmosphere of confused neglect fostered by values clarification
turns this factual ignorance into a moral wasteland.
The new approach integrates biology, nutrition, psychology, spirituality and values clarification
This toolkit is a resource for trainers, programme managers and technical advisors who organise or facilitate courses, training events and advocacy workshops on abortion and who want to facilitate abortion values clarification
The Roundtable is a whole-class activity that explores ideals of equity, shared leadership, appreciation of differences, authenticity, values clarification
, and self-reflective listening and speaking.
Group counseling approaches that are related to career concerns seem to be limited, with the exception of the approach that Pyle (2001) proposed in which a group of six to eight participants engage in a group process that includes values clarification
, decision-making goal setting, and action planning.
By using video clips to promote values clarification
, focusing on identifying "strengths" and personal assets, and providing written feedback to portfolios, I saw students genuinely enthusiastic about learning.